Welcome Message and Important Start Up Information for the 2023-2024 School Year

Dear Abraham Erb Families, Welcome to the 2023 – 2024 school year! We warmly welcome all of our new and returning Abraham Erb Otters!  This is going to be a lengthy communication, and I thank you in advance for reading it all as it contains valuable information about many things.   When Does School Start? The […]

2023-24 Severe Weather Day Information

Dear Families and Students, As we prepare for cooler temperatures, we want to take this opportunity to share with you the WRDSB’s severe weather plans for the 2023-24 school year. Additionally, in the event of temporary school closures due to unforeseen circumstances, such as a power outage, the WRDSB will support the continuity of students’ […]

School-Day Currently Unavailable

School-Day is currently unavailable. The vendor is actively working to resolve the issue and we will provide an update when School-Day is available. Communicating with Your School In the meantime, schools will be making use of their websites to continue communicating with the families and community they serve. Our apologies for the inconvenience and thank […]

Anticipated September 20 Protests

The Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) is committed to upholding the human rights of all those we serve. We are aware of the planned protests on Wednesday, September 20, 2023. We are concerned about the harm it may cause members of the 2SLGBTQIA+ and Muslim communities. Unfortunately, underlying some of the motivations behind these […]

Saying Thanks on Information Technology Professionals Day

Today is Information Technology Professionals Day – it’s an opportunity to recognize the critical role information technology staff play in supporting staff and students all across the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB). First celebrated in 2015, IT Professionals Day was created to show appreciation for these dedicated professionals who keep every part of their […]

Terry Fox Run – Wednesday, September 27!

Abraham Erb is participating in the Terry Fox School Run on Wednesday, September 27th! We are so proud to be a part of this Canadian tradition in the fight against cancer. Please support our students’ fundraising efforts and donate today at: https://schools.terryfox.ca/AbrahamErbPSWaterloo.  Cash donations for the Terry Fox Foundation will also be gratefully accepted. #terryfoxschoolrun @theterryfoxfoundation

Pizza Day Fridays Are Coming!

Pizza Day is coming to Abraham Erb starting on Friday, September 29!  Place your order through School-Day by logging into your School-Day account and looking under the Products tab to see all the details!  Don’t forget that you need to order individually for each of your Abraham Erb Otters!  Final day for Pizza Orders will […]

Assistive Technology – Support for Families in September 2023

View a translated version of this page: Amharic አማርኛ Arabic عربي Chinese (Simplified) 中国人 Chinese (Traditional) 繁體字 Farsi (Persian) فارسی French Gujarati ગુજરાતી Punjabi ਪੰਜਾਬੀ Spanish Español Turkish Türk Ukrainian украї́нська мо́ва Vietnamese Tiếng Việt Are you looking for ways to support your child with technology? The Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) SEA Assistive […]

Recognizing World Suicide Prevention Day

September 10 marks World Suicide Prevention Day. It serves as an important reminder that suicide and mental health challenges touch many in our schools and in our community. As part of our ongoing work to reduce the risk of suicide for those in the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB), we strive to make our […]

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Day & Awareness Month

September 9, 2023 marks Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Day First celebrated in 1999, FASD day is devoted to raising awareness of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) to improve the prevention of FASD, as well as diagnosis and support for individuals with FASD. Red Shoes Rock Red Shoes Rock is […]

First School Council Meeting – September 20

Our Abraham Erb School Council plays an important role in the school community. All parents/guardians are welcome and encouraged to attend School Council meetings. Abraham Erb School Council will meet on dates that are listed below for the 2023-2024 school year to share information and provide an opportunity for parent input to school programs, initiatives, […]

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